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Peek Inside The Girlfriend Request

Emma is tired of being cast in the role of the girl next door by her best friend Eli. So Emma creates a fake Facebook profile in the hopes of starting an online friendship with Eli, which would hopefully lead to more. From friend request to In a Relationship--it all seemed so completely logical when she'd planned it. Two best friends, one outlandish ruse. Their status is about to become way more than It’s Complicated...

The Girlfriend Request

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Disclaimer: This Entangled Teen Crush book contains one fake Facebook profile, two best friends who secretly crave each other, and a dreaded sex talk with parents…boy crush in the room included. Pushing a relationship beyond the friend zone has never been so crazy…

Emma has been best friends with Eli since she moved to his neighborhood ten years ago. Tired of being cast in the role of the girl next door, Emma creates a fake Facebook profile in the hopes of starting an online friendship with Eli, which would hopefully lead to more. Like...way more. From friend request to In a Relationship--it all seemed so completely logical when she'd planned it.

Eli can't figure out what Emma is up to. He’s pretty sure she's the one behind the Facebook profile, but then again, why would she do something so drastic instead of just admitting she wants to be more than friends? And who the heck is this new guy he saw her with? Eli starts to think that just maybe...he missed his chance with the girl next door.

Two best friends, one outlandish ruse. Their status is about to become way more than It’s Complicated...

Praise

Review

FIVE STARS  "This book was so perfectly adorable but I wanted to slap and hug the characters at the same time! This book is definitely among my top favourites, I was smiling like an idiot after I finished reading this." -Poulami Gosch , Daydreaming Books

FOUR STARS "The beauty of young romance - it's a clean, sweet, romance that would make you want to scream in frustration at some points, and yet would make your heart warm in the innocence and complications of young love." - ChuCha, Reviews of a Book Maniac

FOUR STARS "This was a wonderful read for a younger YA crowd and teens alike. I think adults will enjoy it, as well, as long as you're being realistic about these being teen characters. I would definitely try another book by this author." - My Crazy Bookish Life

FOUR STARS "The Girlfriend Request was about a girl getting that guy that she had been in love with since she moved in next door, a typical girl meets boy story that focused on the everyday issues of this particular teenager. While it's good to have a bang at the climax of the story, having the incredibly realistic aspect of the book was refreshing and unique, in a strange way. " - Moriah, A Leisure Moment 

FOUR STARS "This was a very cute story [...] A series of misunderstandings and poor decisions causes turmoil and threatens to tear their friendship apart. Will the truth be revealed and happiness ensue? You will have to read the story to find out." - Jeremy Reppy

FOUR STARS "Seriously, it's one of those "never happens in real life" stories except Emma got every single one of those cute things we all wish would happen to us. Granted, it wasn't easy for her to get to those cute scenes, and she brought the drama on herself, but snap it was adorable!" -K.M. Robinson, Reading Transforms

FOUR STARS
 "THE GIRLFRIEND REQUEST is a story about a girl who can't manage to work up the courage to tell her best friend that she loves him. As everything goes wrong in her plan to tell him without actually telling him, a beautiful story about loving and forgiving is woven." - Brett Jonas, Book Squirt
 

Additional Details

ISBN: 9781633755413
Release Date: Jan 11, 2016
Page Count: 267
Imprint: teen crush
Genre: contemporary, young adult
Tropes: boy next door, friends to lovers, girl next door

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By Melissa (YA Book Shelf) December 07, 2015

Super sweet YA romance with many funny and embarrassing (for Emma and Eli) moments. If you've ever gone to great lengths to get the attention of your male bestie, then you'll love this dual POV story. It'll give you butterflies. ...more

By Megan (escapeintoabooksite) January 10, 2016

ARC kindly received via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.

I blew through this one. A quick and easy read.

A very interesting theory for a storyline. With so much of the world engrossed in social media these days, its a very relevant topic. The fact that Emma created an online profile... ...more

By A Leisure Moment January 13, 2016

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The Girlfriend Request was about a girl getting that guy that she had been in love with since she moved in next door, a typical girl meets boy story that focused on the everyday issues of this particular teenager. While it’s good to have a bang at the climax of the story, having the incredibly re... ...more

By Jen January 11, 2016

Read the full review on Bookaholics Not-So-Anonymous.

Note: This ARC was provided by Entangled Publishing in exchange for an honest review.

There's an air of familiarity to the story--the occasional bullying, feelings of insecurity, teens going about their problems the wrong way, etc.--but it did h... ...more

Sometimes I get those days wherein I couldn’t do anything productive. Having read Illuminae, I was stuck in a reading slump so while I was stuck in traffic on my way to Uni, I decided to read this book and I was really hooked. I finished it on the bus, yep while it was moving. Haha!

I simply adore... ...more

By Jaimee June 12, 2016

I'm a sucker for these friends turned lovers tropes. <3
Only thing that bugs me is that the girl has got curly hair. It's mentioned so many times, it's practically a plot point.
And who do they have on the cover?
A girl with straight hair.
WHY.
4.98 stars out of 5. ;) ...more

By Poulami (Daydreaming Books) January 06, 2016

Originally posted on Daydreaming Books.

*I received an eARC of this book from the publisher via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review.*

You know you have a feeling that you're going to like this book very much and that's what exactly happened with The Girlfriend Request. I ended up falling in... ...more

By Moriah December 27, 2015

*I received a copy of this book via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review*
~This review will also be posted on A Leisure Moment~

The Girlfriend Request interested me because it was the typical girl next-door story with a little twist. Emma had been in love with Eli for as long as she could r... ...more

By books are love January 14, 2016

This was so much fun. Emma is adorable and Eli is to cute for words. The story is one that is told many times but not quite like this. Here Emma decides to pretend to be someone else on Facebook to talk to Eli and get him to date her.

They have been besties for so long that she is afraid of losing... ...more

By Melanie January 06, 2016

I thought that this was a cute and quick read. I liked that it was an easy read and that the relationship between Emma and Eli was not too complicated. Made for a fun read. I also really liked how Emma's parents were involved in her life and were always there for her to talk to whenever she neede... ...more

By ChuCha December 29, 2015

♥ MY REVIEW: Why is it so hard to tell the truth?

They have been friends since Emma had move into their neighborhood eons ago, and some things change. Emma wanted Eli to be more than just her friend. But how can an ordinary girl snatch someone extraordinary as Eli? Well, she makes one of those cra... ...more

By Krystianna January 11, 2016

This was a cute read! Full review to come.

Updated 1/11/16

**Thanks so much to Entangled Teen for allowing me to read this book in exchange for an honest review!**

The Girlfriend Request follows Emma, who happens to have a HUGE crush on her best friend Eli, who also happens to be her next-door neig... ...more

By Becky January 09, 2016

A cute and sweet best-friends-to-BF/GF story (I hesitate to say "lovers" because thankfully, they don't go that far yet-these two are definitely not ready to take that step!) by a new-to-me author who I'll definitely be reading more from in the future.

I really enjoyed Emma and Eli together--they... ...more

By Book December 19, 2015

THE GIRLFRIEND REQUEST by Jodie Andrefski was a super cute teen read. We start off with Emma and Eli who have been best friends since childhood. Emma, who has harbored a crush on Eli forever decides to take the cowards way out and create a fake Facebook profile to talk to Eli, in the hopes she ca... ...more

By K.M. Robinson December 23, 2015

I received an ecopy ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. It is as though every rom com chick flick cliche was thrown into this book and yet it was still adorable and hilarious; I laughed a lot through this book. From the boy next door, to love triangles, to kissing in the rain, rose... ...more

By Fiorela January 22, 2016

Pretty neat story, I liked it a lot.

There is a lot of emotions rolling around. Emma is a weak character, she is being bullied at school, but she doesn't report it and obviously she isn't brave enough to tell her long life friend Eli, that she like him more than a just a friend, due to this there... ...more

By Traci February 01, 2017


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Full Review Available at http://bookplusheart.com/2015/12/21/t...

I received an ARC from the publisher at Netgalley for an Honest Review.

I really enjoy many of the Entangled Teen Crush books. They have sweet stories and are kept moderately clean. There isn’t anything really vulgar or crude. You... ...more

By Jeremy December 27, 2015

This was a very cute story. Emma and Eli have been close friends for years, but Emma wants more. However, she is not sure how he feels and is to shy to tell him. She decides a little catfishing is the way to go, creating a Facebook profile that represents her in many ways, but with a fake photo a... ...more

By Brett December 19, 2015

THE GIRLFRIEND REQUEST is a story about a girl who can't manage to work up the courage to tell her best friend that she loves him. As everything goes wrong in her plan to tell him without actually telling him, a beautiful story about loving and forgiving is woven.

Andrefski is wonderful at creati... ...more

By Scrill July 03, 2016

My expectations were definitely exceeded. I wasn't really expecting much from a desperate attempt to show the boy you like by starting to catfish him.

A short and light read. You are quick to get attached to the scheming Emma as she tries her damn hardest to show the boy she's known almost her who... ...more

By Meaghan January 11, 2016

I love the show catfish, so this was a fun book to read. The story was sweet, totally believable and fun. Emma and Eli made me crazy with the mixed signals and lack of communication, but that is also what makes the story interesting to read. Very enjoyable, and would love to read more by Jodie An... ...more

By Angel January 17, 2016

Emma had a serious crush on Eli. She met him when she moved across the street when she was six years old. Now she decided to send him a friend request from a fake profile to get his interest.
I loved all that Emma went through before she found true love. The same with Eli. The characters and plot... ...more

By Johanna February 25, 2016

A cute and quick read that had me hooked from the beginning. Eli and Emma were both great characters and although I didn't agree with all the decisions that they made I really enjoyed reading this book. ...more

By Mary October 22, 2016

This book was such a sweet read. I felt the angst of being back in high school again and wanting a boy to notice me. The author captured the ups and downs of relationships perfectly. Highly recommend this book. ...more

By Ellen February 06, 2016

Omigod!

BEST BOOK EVER!!!!!!! I had some serious doubts at first but I decided to keep reading instead of putting my kindle away... Best idea ever to keep reading!!!! ...more

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Jodie Andrefski

About the author

Jodie Andrefski

Jodie Andrefski lives in a tiny town in PA that no one has ever heard of with her teenage daughter. She received her BS in Secondary English Education from Penn State, then taught a few years before changing focus and going back to school for her Master's degree in Mental Health Counseling. Andrefski always loved both reading and writing., and wrote for several websites and magazines before deciding to write novels. She writes YA Contemporary, most of which involves at least some kissing. The Girlfriend Request is her debut novel through Entangled Crush, and The Society will be releasing through Entangled Teen in May 2016. She is a firm believer that just about anything can be cured with chocolate or by watching an episode or two of Supernatural. (There's a lot to be said for the pretty boys.) =) #AlwaysKeepFighting

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